Yahoo is allowing people to place claims on inactive email addresses that are being given a second life.
Yahoo announced that it is resetting accounts that have been inactive for more than a year and making those usernames available on a first-come, first-serve basis.
A new Stanford study has found that dozens of the most popular websites on the Internet are sharing user’s personal information with advertisers.
The San Jose Tech Museum said that someone broke into three files on its system and stole the names, e-mail addresses, home addresses and phone numbers of up to 800 people who created an account on the museum website.
Federal prosecutors in New Jersey announced the arrests of two men accused of stealing e-mail addresses and other information from more than 100,000 Apple iPad users.